Georgia Hikes: Sweetwater Creek Yellow and Orange Trails

Sweetwater Creek State Park

Spring means perfect weather for hiking! It’s clearly been a while since we did a substantial hike because this nearly-6 mile hike was way harder on me than it should have been. But it did give off views of the mill ruins and skyline.  Continue reading


Georgia Hikes: Sweetwater Creek Red and White Trails

Sweetwater Creek State Park New Manchester Mill

Sweetwater Creek State Park is a popular destination with 15 miles of hiking trails, plenty of campsites and picnic areas, 10 yurt rentals, and the gorgeous ruins of a Civil War-era mill. It’s the perfect place to spend a full day at. Since we had plenty of time, Kevin and I opted for a long hike combining the park’s White Trail and Red Trail for about a 4 mile hike. Continue reading